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Date Tuesday  4/15/2014
Group Boulder
Event Title Basic Rock School (BRS), Boulder Group
Start Time 12:00 AM
End Time 12:00 AM
Status Unknown
Group Price $115.00
Available Participants 13
Type Members Only (Programs/Education)


Boulder Group Clubroom: 633 South Broadway Unit K, Boulder, Colorado, 80305. In the Table Mesa Shopping Center above Elevations Credit Union (and around the corner from Neptune Mountaineering)

For more info Contact

Rick Casey, BRS Director


NOTE: Sign-ups start on Tuesday, February 25th at 8am. You will not be able to sign up prior to February 25th.  Basic Rock School is an introduction to rock climbing basics & safety techniques. Well suited for newcomers to rock climbing or for those with some experience that want to review and update best safety practices. You will learn about equipment, knots, belaying, multi-pitch climbing, communication, rappelling, basic self-rescue, and emergency situations.
For more information, see 


  • For members with prior climbing experience, you may qualify to test out of BRS; contact the BRS director to discuss this. You can test out of BRS for the following reasons: to join trad rock climbing trips, or to take other CMC courses which require BRS as a prerequisite, (Rock Leading School, Intermediate Snow Travel, Sport Leading Clinic, Top Roping Clinic and Advanced Mountaineering School).  Contact the BRS Director at


Plan on attending all lectures and all field trips (on either all Saturdays or all Sundays), no exceptions.
Tuesday, 4/15, 6:30pm
Tuesday, 4/22 ( knot night) , 6:30pm
FIELD TRIPS (either all Saturdays or all Sundays):
4/26 or 4/27,
5/3 or 5/4,  5/10 or 5/11.  If the course is full, please contact the BMS Chair at to be added to the wait list.
SIGN-UP REQUIREMENTS: You must be a current CMC member to sign up for these courses. There will be no Orientation Night. Sign up at starting on Tuesday, February 25th, at 8am.  

Sign up for course only if you own, can borrow or purchase the equipment required to take part in the field trips. When you sign up for a course, be sure and check the prerequisites. If you sign up for a course and do not have the required prerequisites, you will have to withdraw from the course and be refunded as per the Refund Policy below.
REFUND POLICY: Please note that if you have to drop out of a course within 2 weeks of the 1st lecture and there is no wait list or nobody on the waitlist is able to fill your space, there will be No Refunds ! To withdraw from a course, send an email to Thirty (30%) of the cost of the course will be withheld for refunds granted.


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.